The year is 1791 and Captain Thomas Butler and his loyal crew of The HMS Swift, a frigate in the service of King George III Of England, are sent on a series of missions where nothing is what it seems, and forces far darker than any of them have experienced before, reign supreme.
"The Diabolical Plan is just a brilliant story!"
--12th issue of THE HORROR FICTION REVIEW, released -21-06 by Novello Publishers
"...delighted me with its convincingly written Aubrey/Hornblower-style high seas adventure style." --The Harrow: Original Works of Fantasy and Horror, Vol 8, No 9 (2005)